Paj-Puj: The Particle <span style="font-family:sans-serif;" >لا</span> in Comparisons

The Particle لا in Comparisons

سېلىشتۇرۇشتىكى «لا» يۈكلىمىسى

The particle لا may be attached to the comparative and equative case suffixes دەك|تەك and چىلىك to emphasize the equivalence or similarity between two objects in question, respectively.

I too can run just as fast as Adil.
.مەنمۇ ئادىلدەكلا يۈگۈرىمەن

This car can drive just as well as that one there.
.بۇ ماشىنا ئاۋۇ ماشىنىدەكلا ماڭالايدۇ


References

  1. Personal research/experience
  2. Hämit Tömür, "Modern Uyghur Grammar" (translation by Anne Lee). Yıldız: Istanbul, 2003. (p. 498-499)
  3. Д. Ж. Касымова, "Уйгурский язык: Самоучитель". Ғылым: Алматы, 2005. (p. 208)